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Computer scientist

Warren Edward Loper, American computer scientist. Recipient Distinguished Service award Department Defense, 1983. Navy representative on technical subgroup Department Defense High Order Language Working Group, 1975-1980.

Background

Loper, Warren Edward was born on August 2, 1929 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Son of Leon Edward and Belva(Fannin) Loper.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics, University Texas at Austin, 1953, Bachelor in Mathematics with honors, 1953.

Career

Commissioned ensign United States Navy, 1953, advanced through grades to Lieutenant,1957. Physicist United States Naval Ordnance Test Station, China Lake, California, 1956-1961. Operational programmer United States Navy Electronics Laboratory, San Diego,1962-1964.

Project leader, systems programming branch, digital computer staff United States Fleet Missile Systems Analysis and Evaluation Group, Corona, 1964-1965, senior systems analyst digital computer staff United States Naval Ordnance Laboratory, Corona, 1965-1969. Head systems programming branch Naval Weapons Center, Corona Labs, 1969. Computer specialist compiler and operating systems development, Naval Electronics Laboratory Center, San Diego, 1969-1976.

Project leader langs., operating systems and graphics Naval Ocean Systems Center, San Diego, 1977-1990, employee emeritus, 1990-1993, retired 1993. Navy representative on technical subgroup Department Defense High Order Language Working Group, 1975-1980.

Membership

Navy representative on technical subgroup Department Defense High Order Language Working Group, 1975-1980.

Connections

Married Ruth M. Wetzler, June 17, 1967. 1 child, Mary Katherine.

father:
Leon Edward Loper

mother:
Belva(Fannin) Loper

spouse:
Ruth M. Wetzler

child:
Mary Katherine Loper